'''Google''' is an American multinational corporation|multinational technology company
specializing in Internet
-related services and products that include online advertising
technologies, Web search engine|search
, cloud computing
, and software
[See: List of Google products.]
Most of its profits are derived from AdWords
, an online advertising service that places advertising near the list of search results.
Google was founded by Larry Page
and Sergey Brin
while they were Doctor of Philosophy|Ph.D.
students at Stanford University
, California. Together, they own about 14 percent of its shares and control 56 percent of the stockholder voting power through supervoting stock
. They incorporated Google as a privately held company on September 4,...